Mobile ascending aortic mass presenting as acute myocardial infarction

  • Hellmuth R. Muller Moran
  • Calvin Loewen
  • Vikas Dutta
  • Pallav J. Shah
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Acknowledgments

The authors thank Dr. Eric Jacobsohn and Dr. Hilary P. Grocott for their assistance in preparing this publication.

Conflicts of interest

The authors declare that there are no conflicts of interest related to this work.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Philip M. Jones, Associate Editor, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

Funding

No funding was used to conduct this work.

Supplementary material

Supplementary material Three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography long-axis view of the aortic root shows the mobile mass intermittently obstructing the ostium of the left main coronary artery. (MP4 8889 kb)

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© Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hellmuth R. Muller Moran
    • 1
  • Calvin Loewen
    • 2
  • Vikas Dutta
    • 2
  • Pallav J. Shah
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Max Rady College of MedicineUniversity of ManitobaWinnipegCanada
  2. 2.Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine, Max Rady College of MedicineUniversity of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

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